Police officers arrested 15 people on drug charges in the city’s weekly drug enforcement operation, said police director Jerry Speziale.
Six people were displaced after a fire ripped through a three-story home on East 18th Street on Saturday afternoon.
Firefighters battled a heavily involved fire at a vacant East 26th Street home occupied by squatters late Friday night, said deputy fire chief Frank Calamita.
A city woman was killed in a shooting on Hamilton Avenue and Auburn Street early Saturday morning, according to police.
A man was shot and killed by a police officer early Friday morning on Cedar and Summer Streets, confirmed authorities.
Police officers had to subdue an armed and intoxicated 22-year-old city man during a traffic stop on 12th Avenue early Thursday morning to secure a loaded handgun he had in his hooded shirt pocket, said police director Jerry Speziale.
The city has settled a lawsuit filed by the son of a man who was badly assaulted at the Center City Sports Bar and later died from his injuries.